Cast Gallery catalogue number: A029

Cast No. A029

Athena wearing a helmet, and aigis which was once decorated with a head of Gorgo separately attached. She probably once held a spear in her right hand, and a shield on her left arm.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 1.8m.
  • Copy of a marble statue.
  • The statue:
    • is from the west pediment of the Temple of Aphaia on Aigina.
    • was made about 490 BC.
    • was found on Aigina in the early 1800s.
    • is now in Munich, Glyptothek, 74.

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